Paganism's Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 100 Paganism's Quotes

#1. And I find a happiness in the fact of accepting -
In the sublimely scientific and difficult fact of accepting the inevitable natural. - Author: Alberto Caeiro
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#2. I have heard that Paganism is for broken people, but life cracks everyone in some way. We are a religion of healing people. - Author: Thomm Quackenbush
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#3. What you're calling evil, is part of human nature. - Author: Nikolas Schreck
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#4. In paganism light is mixed with darkness, and religion and truth are blended with superstition and error. - Author: Lindley Murray
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#5. She changes everything she touches. And everything she touches changes. - Author: Starhawk
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#6. The sky is an enormous man. - Author: Emanuel Swedenborg
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#7. Pagans were wiser then paganism; that is why the pagans became Christians. - Author: G.K. Chesterton
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#8. Nature is also God's way of communicating with us. Jesus himself used nature to teach us about God. He used birds and flowers, the weather, precious stones ... Looking at nature, we can come to understand God himself. - Author: Adelina St. Clair
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#9. What is popularly called fame is nothing but an empty name and a legacy from paganism. - Author: Desiderius Erasmus
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#10. Lightly, lightly, very lightly,
A wind passes very lightly
And goes away, always very lightly.
And I don't know what I think
And I don't want to know. - Author: Alberto Caeiro
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#11. In art and mythology, the Goddess appears in three forms. White represents the virgin, red the mother, and black, the crone, or the death-goddess. - Author: Erin O'Riordan
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#12. I don't regret anything I was before because I still am.
I only regret not having loved you.
Put your hands in mine
And let's be quiet, surrounded by life. - Author: Alberto Caeiro
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#13. If you have no doubt, you are not sane. - Author: Tage Danielsson
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#14. Nothing: a landscape, a glass of wine, a little loveless love, and the vague sadness caused by our understanding nothing and having lost the little we're given. - Author: Alvaro De Campos
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#15. Paganism attributes the creation of the world to blind chance. - Author: Richard Baxter
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#16. Strength was the virtue of paganism; obedience is the virtue of Christianity. - Author: David Hare
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#17. The Socialists have found good the equality, and bad the inequality. Good the servants and bad the tyrants. I crossed the threshold of good and evil in order to live my life intensely. I live today and can not await tomorrow. The wait is of peoples and of humanity, so could not be my affair. - Author: Renzo Novatore
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#18. Once you realize that the universe is made up of processes, not things, you are really on a roll, for what makes life truly interesting are the connections between events. - Author: Silver RavenWolf
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#19. Our generation is lost to the truth of God, to the reality of divine revelation, to the content of God's will, to the power of His redemption, and to the authority of His Word. For this loss it is paying dearly in a swift relapse into paganism. - Author: Carl F. H. Henry
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#20. I'm one of my sensations. - Author: Alberto Caeiro
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#21. That thing over there was more there than it's there!
Yes, sometimes I cry about the perfect body that doesn't exist.
But the perfect body is the bodiest body there can be,
And the rest are the dreams men have,
The myopia of someone who doesn't look very much, - Author: Alberto Caeiro
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#22. Things don't have significance: they only have existence.
Things are the only hidden meaning of things. - Author: Alberto Caeiro
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#23. People in minority religious communities, like Paganism, often feel isolated and even marginalized by others because of the lifestyle differences associated with their spiritual path. - Author: Brendan Myers
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#24. Let's only care about the place where we are.
There's beauty enough in being here and not anywhere else.
If there's someone beyond the curve in the road,
Let them worry about what's past the curve in the road,
That's what the road is to them. - Author: Alberto Caeiro
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#25. But if God is the flowers and the trees
And the hills and the sun and the moonlight,
Then I believe in him,
Then I believe in him all the time,
And my whole life is an oration and a mass,
And a communion with my eyes and through my ears. - Author: Alberto Caeiro
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#26. There are no roses in my yard: what wind brought you?
But I suddenly come from far away. I was sick for a moment.
No wind whatsoever brought you now.
Now you're here.
What you were isn't you, or else the whole rose would be here. - Author: Alberto Caeiro
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#27. Superior poets say what they really feel. Mediocre poets say what they decide to feel. Inferior poets say what they think they should feel. - Author: Alvaro De Campos
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#28. Let's be simple and calm,
Like brooks and trees,
And God will love us by making
Beautiful things like the trees and brooks for us,
And give us greenness in his spring,
And a river for us to go to when we end... - Author: Alberto Caeiro
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#29. It is interesting to note that the overwhelming majority of all human beings who have ever lived were or currently are Pagans. - Author: Mary Faulkner
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#30. and the idea of nothingness - the most terrifying of all ideas, when thought of with feeling - has, in my dear master's work and in my memories of him, something as high and luminous as sunlight upon snowy, unscalable peaks. - Author: Alvaro De Campos
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#31. If they want me to have mysticism, okay, I've got it.
I'm a mystic, but only in my body,
My soul is simple and doesn't think. - Author: Alberto Caeiro
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#32. Sacred space" is another way of saying "with intention. - Author: S. Kelley Harrell
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#33. Pagans earn their reputations for relaxed sexual mores, often in rebellion from the repression of their religions during adolescence. At a Pagan festival, one need only lower one's guard to be offered sex under the cloaking of the sacred. - Author: Thomm Quackenbush
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#34. And he feels hurt when he hears about wars,
And commerce, and the ships leaving
Their smoke on the high seas.
Because he knows all of this lacks the truth
A flower has in its blooming
And which moves with the sunlight
Changing the hills and valleys - Author: Alberto Caeiro
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#35. The metaphysical insanities of Athanasius, of Loyola, and of Calvin, are, to my understanding, mere lapses into polytheism, differing from paganism only by being more unintelligible. - Author: Thomas Jefferson
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#36. All the evil in the world comes from us bothering with each other,
Wanting to do good, wanting to do evil.
Our soul and the sky and the earth are enough for us.
To want more is to lose this, and be unhappy. - Author: Alberto Caeiro
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#37. God may normally work through ordinary means. But he is not limited by them. That is why all the military muscle in the world cannot itself guarantee victory, and all the secularization, postmodernism, naturalism, and paganism in the world cannot by themselves prevent revival. Let God be God. - Author: D. A. Carson
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#38. On a whitely cloudy day I get sad, almost afraid,
And I begin to meditate about problems I make up. - Author: Alberto Caeiro
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#39. Night doesn't fall for my eyes
But my idea of the night is that it falls for my eyes.
Beyond my thinking and having any thoughts
The night falls concretely
And the shining of stars exists like it had weight. - Author: Alberto Caeiro
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#40. To exclude religious teaching altogether from education ... is a very dangerous and curious tendency. The result is to give paganism a new importance and influence. - Author: Nicholas Murray Butler
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#41. Jaweh is clearly not a Nature-God. He does not die and come to life each year as a true Corn-king should. He may give wine and fertility, but must not be worshipped with Bacchanalian or aphrodisiac rites. - Author: C.S. Lewis
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#42. I Only Believe What I See But I Question Everything I Hear - Author: Charleston Parker
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#43. Popery is the gospel transubstantiated into the flesh and blood of Paganism, under a few of the accidents of Christianity. - Author: James Aitken Wylie
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#44. My work as a Meridian Psychotherapist and Clinical Hypnotherapist has taught me that people often feel guilty about the way they feel or think and many do not realise that seasonal changes can have a profound effect on the psyche. - Author: Carole Carlton
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#45. Paganism is infectious, more infectious than diphtheria or piety. - Author: E. M. Forster
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#46. Most religions are concerned about what happens when you die, about going somewhere better than here as a reward for faithful service or whatever you want to call it. Paganism teaches that being here is the reward, and that we need to make the most of it and leave the world a better place. - Author: Michael Thomas Ford
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#47. 'Theogony' should be read before the great Homeric epics because it gives an account of the cosmology that is taken for granted by Homer. It does for paganism what the Old Testament attempted to do for monotheism. - Author: Tariq Ali
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#48. I believe that the next half century will determine if we will advance the cause of Christian civilization or revert to the horrors of brutal paganism. - Author: Theodore Roosevelt
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#49. Let My worship be in the heart that rejoices, for behold, all acts of love and pleasure are My rituals. - Author: Doreen Valiente
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#50. The river of my village doesn't make you think about anything.
When you're at its bank you're only at its bank. - Author: Alberto Caeiro
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#51. Those of us who embrace the feminine know its strength. - Author: Betsy Cornwell
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#52. Water's water and that's why it's beautiful. - Author: Alberto Caeiro
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#53. Increasing numbers of Pagans are identifying themselves as animists or naming their worldview as animism. Some Pagans use the term animism to refer to one strand within their Paganism, while others identify it as the most appropriate label for everything they do. - Author: Graham Harvey
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#54. Fame is nothing but an empty name. - Author: Charles Churchill
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#55. Religion itself is an absurdity and an anomaly, and paganism is acceptable only because it represents that purely orgiastic phase of religion farthest from reality. - Author: H.P. Lovecraft
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#56. You say we worship the sun; so do you. - Author: Tertullian
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#57. Paganism is more of an attitude of mind than a fixed creed. It is always tempting to ask, "what do Pagans believe?" but a better question is "what do Pagans do? - Author: Yvonne Aburrow
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#58. What comes, when it comes, will be what it is. - Author: Alberto Caeiro
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#59. Authors as diverse as Rudyard Kipling, E. Nesbit, and J. R. R. Tolkien have shaped modern paganism as greatly as any theological underpinnings. - Author: Liz Williams
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#60. I was born subject like others to errors and defects,
But never to the error of wanting to understand too much,
Never to the error of wanting to understand only with the intellect..
Never to the defect of demanding of the World
That it be anything that's not the World. - Author: Alberto Caeiro
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#61. The salvation of man does not lie in his holding himself far removed from the worldly, but in consecrating it to holy, to divine meaning. - Author: Martin Buber
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#62. Paganism declared that virtue was in a balance; Christianity declared it was in a conflict: the collision of two passions apparently opposite. Of - Author: G.K. Chesterton
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#63. Abortion ... was probably regarded by the average Roman of the later days of Paganism much as Englishmen in the last century regarded convivial excesses, as certainly wrong, but so venial as scarcely to deserve censure. - Author: William Edward Hartpole Lecky
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#64. Listen,' she whispered and pointed towards the window. 'Whenever the wind blows from the east and the wind chimes dance in the moonlight, there is magic in the air. - Author: Carole Carlton
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#65. When I lay down on my deathbed, I want to know that I have done all I could to be a first rate human, not a third rate pawn of the gods. - Author: Thomm Quackenbush
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#66. the Great Vaccination - the vaccination against the stupidity of the intelligentsia. - Author: Alvaro De Campos
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#67. If science wants to be truthful,
What science is more truthful than the science of things without science?
I close my eyes and the hard earth where I'm lying
Has a reality so real even my back feels it.
I don't need reason - I have shoulderblades. - Author: Alberto Caeiro
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#68. Paganism is the worship of life itself in its supreme mysteries of ecstasy and love. - Author: Jane Ellen Harrison
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#69. At the beginning of a new year, many people have nothing better to do than to make a list of bad deeds and resolve from now on - how many such "from-now-ons" have there already been! - to begin with better intentions, but they are still stuck in the middle of their paganism. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#70. If you are drawn to the left hand path, it's usually because you've had some kind of life experience that has shocked you, awakened you. - Author: Nikolas Schreck
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#71. There is a theory that men do not need Paganism because they have endless avenues of societal power available. Why use spells when one can get a bank loan with little trouble? The world already bends over backward to accommodate men, so why perfect the art of magickally shaping it? - Author: Thomm Quackenbush
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#72. Modern Western culture has become a mixture of paganism and Christianity. We are a blend of both. We talk of God, but we often act as though we are atheists. - Author: Billy Graham
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#73. Where once I prayed for forgiveness from a father God who held up huge palms and said "Thou shalt not," now I find peace with a sister god who takes my open hands in hers and says, "You will. - Author: Betsy Cornwell
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#74. And if the earth Gods wreak vengeance on the sinless and the sinful alike, then this further destruction cannot be punishment for sins, but is in the way of all nature. - Author: Marion Zimmer Bradley
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#75. The man stopped talking and was looking at the sunset.
But what does someone who hates and loves want with a sunset? - Author: Alberto Caeiro
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#76. (Marlowe's) Faustus stubbornly reverts to his atheistic beliefs and continues his elementary pagan re-education ~ the inferno to him is a 'place' invented by men. - Author: E.A. Bucchianeri
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#77. Tis the witching hour of night,
Orbed is the moon and bright,
And the stars they glisten, glisten,
Seeming with bright eyes to listen
For what they listen? - Author: John Keats
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#78. I don't know what understanding myself is. I don't look inside.
I don't believe I exist behind myself. - Author: Alberto Caeiro
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#79. If I talk about her like she's a being
It's because talking about her I need to use the language of men
Which gives personality to things,
And imposes a name on things. - Author: Alberto Caeiro
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#80. Drink and dance and laugh and lie,
Love, the reeling midnight through,
For tomorrow we shall die!
(But, alas, we never do.) - Author: Dorothy Parker
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#81. In that way, we Jews can see Christianity as God's chosen instrument for redeeming the world from paganism, and Christians can recognize their obligation to preach the message of Christianity to the world, but not to the Jewish people, who had that message before they did. - Author: Harold S. Kushner
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#82. She's a manner of speaking.
Even the flowers don't come back, or the green leaves.
There are new flowers, new green leaves.
There are other beautiful days.
Nothing comes back, nothing repeats itself, because everything is real. - Author: Alberto Caeiro
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#83. All beings exist and nothing else
And that's why they're called beings - Author: Alberto Caeiro
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#84. It's stupid, but it's human, and that's how it is. - Author: Alvaro De Campos
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#85. Holy places are dark places. It is life and strength, not knowledge and words, that we get in them. Holy wisdom is not clear and thin like water, but thick and dark like blood. - Author: C.S. Lewis
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#86. Everything in shamanism is about relationships. - Author: S. Kelley Harrell
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#87. Nature never remembers, that's why she's beautiful. - Author: Alberto Caeiro
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#88. A row of trees far away, there on the hillside.
But what is it, a row of trees? It's just trees.
Row and the plural trees aren't things, they're names. - Author: Alberto Caeiro
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#89. You're certainly not alone in your megalomania. Everyone feels that way-and for good reason. Because it's true! - Author: Lon Milo DuQuette
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#90. He possesses the minimum sensibility necessary for his intelligence not to be merely mathematical, the minimum a human being needs so that it can be proven with a thermometer that he's not dead. - Author: Alvaro De Campos
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#91. I consider a dream like I consider a shadow," answered Caeiro, with his usual divine, unexpected promptitude. "A shadow is real, but it's less real than a rock. A dream is real - if it weren't, it wouldn't be a dream - but less real than a thing. That's what being real is like. - Author: Alvaro De Campos
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#92. Everything's different from us. That's why everything exists. - Author: Alberto Caeiro
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#93. Upon moving to Cornwall in 1991, I became bewitched by its enchanting timeless beauty, which captured my heart and holds me still. Brooding and mysterious, the south-eastern edge of Bodmin Moor provided the wild backdrop against which the introduction to my magical training and love of nature began. - Author: Carole Carlton
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#94. I would like to invite you to savour every moment of this experiential journey. Feel the energies of the earth, listen to them calling on the wind, whispering their secrets and beckoning you to explore their mysteries. - Author: Carole Carlton
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#95. It's stranger than every strangeness
And the dreams of all the poets
And the thoughts of all the philosophers,
That things are really what they seem to be
And there's nothing to understand. - Author: Alberto Caeiro
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#96. That lady has a piano.
It's nice, but it's not the running of rivers
Or the murmuring trees make ..

Who needs a piano?
It's better to have ears
And love Nature. - Author: Alberto Caeiro
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#97. The Amorous Shepherd is a fruitless interlude, but those few poems are among the world's greatest love poems, because they're love poems about love, not about being poems. The poet loves because he loves, not because love exists. - Author: Alvaro De Campos
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#98. Nothing at all reminds us of something else when we pay attention to it.
Each thing only reminds us of what it is
And it's only what nothing else is.
The fact that it's it separates it from every other thing.
(Everything's nothing without another thing that's not it). - Author: Alberto Caeiro
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#99. Something changed in part of reality - my knees and my hands.
What science has knowledge for this?
The blind man goes on his way and I don't make any more gestures.
It's already not the same time, or the same people, or anything the same.
This is being real. - Author: Alberto Caeiro
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#100. He's taught me everything.
He taught me how to look at things.
He shows me everything there is in flowers.
He shows me how stones are pleasing
When you hold them in your hand
And look at them for a while. - Author: Alberto Caeiro
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